CUDOS Director elected Fellow of Australian Academy of Science


Congratulations to Professor Benjamin Eggleton who has been elected as a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science. The Academy’s total fellowship now includes 511 scientists.

His short citation reads,

“Ben Eggleton is a leader in integrated nanophotonics and nonlinear optical physics. He has made important contributions to optical communications technology with applications to chip-based, ultra-fast and ultra-broadband, energy efficient information signal processing devices.”

The full citation and a short video can be viewed on the Australian Academy of Science webpage.

Professor Eggleton will be formally admitted to the Academy in Canberra today, and will present his work tomorrow at the Academy’s annual flagship event, Science at the Shine Dome.